What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
Word of mouth and I write a weekly newspaper column I can market with too.
Describe your desk
My desk is an absolute clutter, but, a cluttered desk is a sign of genius, look at old pics of Thomas Edison's desk.
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up on a small farm just outside Martinsville, IL. While is was growing up, we had a variety of animals around the farm and some in the house. They all played a part in my career choice as a veterinarian and were the source of several stories in my book.
When did you first start writing?
I first started writing for a weekly newspaper column about 10 years ago.
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Reliving and remembering the stories and the joy people get from reading them.
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